Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Devil's Den Lake Chicot Mount Magazine Region Northwest Lower Delta Central North Central Southwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Monika Rued Waymon Cox Jeanette Larson Paul Butler Robin Gabe Tara Gillanders Grady Spann John Morrow Matt Manos Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary Amy Griffin Billy Nations Jason Parrie Joe Jacobs Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Maggie Howard Mary Buchman Mystina Swaim Randy Pearson Ron Salley Seth Boone Tim Scott [X] Adam Leslie [X] Don Simons [X] Brian Whitson [X] Megan Ayres Date Published February 2017 September 2016 March 2016 How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 01, 2017 ⁄ Brian Whitson Many people may know about the origins of this lake, but may not realize why we call it Lake Chicot. In order to understand where the name Lake Chicot comes from one must look to the past. Awaken Your Nocturnal Nature Sep 01, 2016 ⁄ Megan Ayres Many of your state parks offer evening programs that engage you with the world around you at night. Whether you're camping, hiking, stargazing, or or an owl prowl. Wings on the Wind Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Don Simons As you scan the horizon with a good set of binoculars, there is a variety of wildlife to spot in state parks from hawks and eagles to monarch butterflies and song birds. Sounds of the Night Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Adam Leslie Sitting around a campfire at an Arkansas State Parks is a great way to experience nature in the park and night time is full of activity and there are many animals to listen for. Getting Your Feet Wet Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Adam Leslie The best way to learn is to get your feet wet by taking part in a creek seining program. It was developed to help monitor the aquatic life found in Lee Creek, but it turned into so much more. Capturing the Magic of Waterfalls Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Don Simons No matter its size or volume a waterfall adds quality to any hiking adventure: Beautiful in so many ways, yet these same sites would go almost unnoticed without splashing water.